Welcome to "Eventide." Your vacation home is nestled at 63 Temahigan Ave. in Oak Bluffs- Martha's Vineyard. Conveniently situated minutes from the ferry and downtown Oak Bluffs. Eventide is a charming antique cottage located on a sprawling lawn perfectly positioned for outdoor activities, lazy afternoons on the porch or a 5 minute drive into town for local dining fare, shopping and sightseeing. Our guests find our 1920's charmer a relaxing retreat from the mainland. We offer only full week rentals to enjoy the island, the home and the all of the events on the island.
The home features 5 Bedrooms furnished as follows:
First Floor: 1 bedroom total. This bedroom offers a cozy twin bed. Located directly off the dining room.
Second Floor: 4 bedrooms total.
Our Nautical themed bedroom has a double bed.
Our Beach themed twins bedroom offers 2 twin beds.
Our Vineyard Suite offers a queen bed
Our Sunny South themed bedroom features a double bed. This bedroom connects to the upstairs bathroom. It features an additional entrance up a small stairway off the kitchen.
Each upstairs bedroom is equipped with a window-unit air conditioner. There are also fans in each room too.
Walk just 10 minutes to the saltwater beaches at Eastville Point and Lagoon pond. Our home is equipped with high speed wireless internet (wifi). Connecting to it is simple, there is a network password in the information binder located in the dining room. There is also a television in the family room that provides many favorite cable tv channels. We have a wide array of DVD movies also located in the living room for your enjoyment.
As you approach EVENTIDE, watch for a small, white trellis (archway) centered on the Temahigan Ave. hedge. There's also a white, decorative chain outside of the hedge.
The house is near East Chop, halfway between Oak Bluffs and Vineyard Haven at 1.7 miles to either. Your family or group will enjoy the shade of the porch and the sunny yard bordered by hedges and a solid white fence. The porch table seats 9 and is protected from the sun and rain. There are also plenty of outdoor chairs to arrange as you like.
The fully-furnished home has a well-equipped kitchen. Everything needed for cooking and serving meals is provided. Just add your favorite foods or enjoy a variety of 'take-out.' There's also a charcoal grill for that smoky-flavored meal.
Playing cards, games, puzzles and many books are provided for your enjoyment. Look in the dining room closet for games.
Across the breezeway from the kitchen is the laundry room with a washer, dryer, charcoal grill, yard games and a shower.
Bringing A Car With You?: A ferry reservation is required to bring a car to Martha's Vineyard Island They operate between Woods Hole on Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard.
Check-in time at 'Eventide' is 4:00 p.m. and check-out is by 10:00 a.m. If you choose to leave your car on the mainland, there is a calendar-day charge of $10 to $16 at most ferry ports. Passenger-only ferries operate from Woods Hole, Falmouth and New Bedford, MA and Quonset Point, RI. You may also fly to the Vineyard: Go to the CapeAir website for schedules and reservations. Some of the larger airlines, may also serve The Vineyard. The MV Airport is 7 miles from the house and is also served by bus.
BIKE TRAILS: One of the many bike paths, goes by the house, continuing several miles to the Vineyard Haven-Edgartown Road. From there, turn right for the Vineyard Haven bike trail or left to Edgartown. There are also bike trails through the State Forest, so you really can 'get away from it all.' Many bike paths are marked on the road map and new ones are being added.
More Vineyard Info: The Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce is located within 1 block of both ferry terminals: Oak Bluffs and Vineyard Haven (Tisbury).